Amanda Arlene Atkinson

Brief Life History of Amanda Arlene

When Amanda Arlene Atkinson was born on 12 December 1900, in Mendon, Cache, Utah, United States, her father, Melvin Atkinson, was 21 and her mother, Mary Amanda Sweeten, was 26. She married James Lot Ashcroft on 4 January 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Bell, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1939 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 20 April 1984, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Aultorest Memorial Park, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Arthur Joseph Burnett
Amanda Arlene Atkinson
Marriage: 2 September 1929

Sources (44)

  • Arlene A Burnett, "United States 1950 Census"
  • A A Atckinson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
  • Arlene Amanda Burnett, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.


Historical Boundaries 1901: Oneida, Idaho, United States

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (northern): patronymic from the personal name Atkin or Adkin, pet forms of Adam.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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William Newlove and Selina Knighton Atkinson

William Newlove Atkinson (1840-1928) and Selina Knighton Atkinson (1841-1927) William and Selina are the paternal grandparents of Arlene Atkinson Burnett. This short document was prepared for the Ju …

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